Who Else Wants These Friendship Skills Activities?

After I graduated college, I felt alone.  I lived with my best college friend, and a couple of other roommates.  But then my college friend got married, and the other roommates when on their way. I grew up in Brazil, South America, so I didn’t develop some of the social skills needed to build friendships […]

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Why Are Friendship Skills Important?

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.  — William Shakespeare Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.  —Aristotle A few years ago, on a particularly busy night at […]

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Get Rid of Aspergers School Homework Problems Once and For All

Aspergers School Homework Problems I apologize.  This article won’t get rid of Aspergers school homework problems once and for all. However, if you apply the parenting homework strategies I’ve outlined in this post, there’s a great chance that your child’s homework problems will become less frequent over time. Sure, you can love your child when […]

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How To Keep A Conversation Going

Have you ever felt victimized by awkward silences in a conversation?  You’ve gotten comfortable starting conversations, but inevitably the other person stops talking.  But you struggle with how to keep a conversation going.  It’s one thing to keep all those conversation starters in mind, but then what? Well, there’s good news: keeping a conversation going […]

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Aspergers and Depression: What Everybody Ought To Know

Aspergers and Depression Aspergers and depression co-exist for many people on the autism spectrum. Depression can seem worse than terminal cancer, because most cancer patients feel loved and they have hope and self-esteem. David D. Burns What do Hamid Karzai (president of Aghanistan), Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Austrian composer), Princess Diana (past princess of Wales) and […]

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